Retail Sales News
Target locked in game of shipping tag with Wal-Mart, Amazon
Target locked into game of shipping tag over speedy deliveries with rivals Wal-Mart and Amazon
Teen clothing retailer Rue 21 restructuring under Chapter 11
Pennsylvania-based teen clothing retailer rue21 is restructuring and filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection about a month after announcing it would close roughly 400 stores to focus more on online sales
S&P 500 index slips, posts its first down week in a month
Shares of department stores sank again Friday, hurt by more evidence that shoppers are turning away from them.
Navigating federal and state laws in the marijuana industry
ABC News' Serena Marshall talks with New Frontier Data's John Kagia about the difficulties faced by businesses trying to stay on the right side of the law.
'Shark Tank' sharks reveal their biggest deals made in the tank: Part 1
Some of the biggest deals were made by Lori Grenier, who invested in Scrub Daddy and the Simply Fit Board.
10 Things That Drive American Consumers Crazy
A new survey of American consumers shows that complaints about auto and home repairs are still at the top of the list when it comes to buyer headaches, but a relatively insidious problem has been identified as the fastest-growing issue: fraudsters tricking people out of their hard-earned money. The
Uni Watch's Friday Flashback: Up in arms over covered arms
The Utah Jazz unveiled a new uniform set last week, and the reaction from fans was nearly unanimous: "Not bad -- except for that one with the sleeves." It wasn't the first time NBA fans have said something along those lines. It wasn't the second, third or fourth time either. It's pretty much what
California's $15 Minimum Wage Hike: What You Should Know
The minimum wage for California workers will jump to $15 minimum an hour, making it the highest minimum wage in the nation when it goes into effect in 2022. State lawmakers and labor unions announced the agreement last week and California Gov. Jerry Brown signed the minimum wage increase into law
Shoppers Beware: Deadline for Christmas Eve Delivery Is Quickly Approaching
Christmas is less than 72 hours away and last-minute shoppers aren’t the only ones feeling the heat. Retailers, UPS, FedEx and the U.S. Postal Service are racing to deliver the millions of packages that were ordered this holiday season. Tuesday marks the busiest day ever for UPS, with 36 million
Cyber Monday Sets Retail Sales Records
Retailers expecting a record $3 billion in sales; high volume causing some websites to crash.